Posted in: Company News on 11 March 2019
Wilson – It is a tradition at Watson Electrical to celebrate the longevity of its employees. It is not uncommon for many of their employees to be with the company for 15, 20, or even 30 years. But, by far, the longevity record holders are Lloyd Evans and Therese Maclaga Pierce who have been with Watson Electrical an incredible 50 years.
Lloyd Evans returned from his Vietnam tour of duty on July 4, 1968. Not someone to sit at home, Evans went right out and looked for a job. Within a week he had found his way to Watson Electrical and he started on July 17, 1968, as an electrician’s helper. Through the years Evans has worked his way up the Watson Electrical later as a job foreman, supervisor, office manager,...
Posted in: Company News on 08 February 2019
Customer service is a very important part of the Watson Way. We received a fantastic letter from our customer Jessie Robinette on the professional job our service technician Gary Smith (Watson Energy Solutions and Services - Fayetteville) accomplished. We want to share this letter with you.
Hi Bill (Bill Ellis, Service Supervisor),
I know it's been a few months since we've spoken but My name is Jessie Robinette from Fayetteville, ring a bell? We were the family with the pool nightmare...you're probably cringing now but I swear this email is nothing but good. I'm a little late, I honestly think I just wanted to put it out of sight and mind for a while. But I wanted to make absolutely sure that Gary got his due kudos. With that said could you ensure this gets to the proper people.
From the beginning, Gary arrived on time and was extremely...
Posted in: Company News on 04 December 2018
Wilson – Wilson Community College (WCC) is partnering with Watson Electrical Construction Co. LLC (WECC) to offer a training program designed to provide skills for workers in the Integrated Transportation Systems (ITS) field. The ITS field involves dynamic message systems, fiber optic communications, cellular communications, closed-circuit TV cameras, central command centers, traffic signals and traffic signal control boxes.
Watson Electrical approached the College with a need for workers skilled in the installation and maintenance of traffic signal systems. To provide this training, WCC...